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Published on: June 3rd, 2019

Roberta Kaplan Named to Crain’s Most Powerful Women List

NEW YORK, NY, June 3, 2019 – Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP is proud to announce that Founding Partner Roberta (“Robbie”) Kaplan has been recognized by Crain’s New York Business on their 2019 list of...
Published on: May 31st, 2019

Time's Up Cofounders Launch Anti-Harassment Training Firm

The sweeping #MeToo movement exposed the prevalence of sexual harassment and abuse, particularly in the workplace. Although companies have long relied on sexual harassment training for their...
Published on: May 30th, 2019

Speakers Call For Leadership, Bravery, And Climate Change Activism At Harvard Graduate School Class Days

Across Harvard’s campus, graduate students gathered Wednesday under cloudy skies for Class Day ceremonies ahead of Commencement Thursday. From Harvard Law School’s Holmes Field to Harvard Business...
Published on: May 30th, 2019

“If You Believe That It Is Possible To Break, Believe That It Is Possible To Repair”

This year's Harvard Law School Class Day had many firsts: Roberta “Robbie” Kaplan ’88 was the first openly gay person to speak at the occasion, addressing the school’s first majority-woman graduating...
Published on: May 29th, 2019

Roberta Kaplan Delivers Remarks at Harvard Law School’s 2019 Class Day

NEW YORK, NY, May 29, 2019 – Today, Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP Founding Partner Roberta Kaplan delivered remarks at the Harvard Law School Class Day ceremonies. Ms. Kaplan was chosen by...
Published on: May 24th, 2019

When Accommodating Becomes Establishing

The United States has a long, honorable tradition of religious accommodation. When our law burdens the free exercise of religion, the government often allows targeted exemptions out of respect for...
Published on: May 24th, 2019

Pomp-Circumstance, Border Bother, Daubert Decision: The Morning Minute

TOUGH SPOT? President Trump-appointee Trevor McFadden has a decision to make, and it might not come easy. As a newly installed U.S. District judge in D.C., he now is charged with determining whether...
Published on: May 24th, 2019

‘Court-assisted terrorism’? How the powerful can muzzle free speech for about $300

On a chilly May afternoon, under a colorless sky, Joe Schiavo parked himself on a bench inside a leafy Old City pocket park that he once helped revive, while a 5,000-gallon fountain gurgled behind...
Published on: May 16th, 2019

Kaplan Hecker & Fink Founding Partner Roberta Kaplan Launches HABIT, a Harassment Prevention Training Company

NEW YORK, NY, May 16, 2019 – Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP is proud to announce the launch of HABIT (Harassment, Acceptance, Bias, and Inclusion Training) by Founding Partner Roberta Kaplan. HABIT is...
Published on: May 13th, 2019

Roberta Kaplan Named New York’s Fifth Most Powerful Lawyer by City & State

NEW YORK, NY, May 13, 2019 – Kaplan Hecker & Fink LLP is delighted to announce Founding Partner Roberta Kaplan has been named to City & State’s “Law Power 50” list. The inaugural list honors...